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Canadian Manufacturer's Trade Journals. Thanks to both the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Toronto Public Reference Library, for allowing us to digitize very unique Canadian Trade Journals and catalogues. Publications such as Hardware Merchandising ( C.W Jefferys Illustrator), Bicycle accessories : 1900 By Rice Lewis & Son, the Canadian Jeweler, Maclean's Publications and much more can be found here:Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Toronto Public Reference Library

University of Toronto Heritage. Since its establishment in 1965, the University of Toronto Archives has been responsible for the appraisal, acquisition, preservation and use of University records of permanent value and the private records of individuals and organizations associated with the University. It is located on the fourth floor of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library on the St. George campus and is open weekdays to the public from 9:00- 4:30. University of Toronto Archives


The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library is a library in the University of Toronto, constituting the largest repository of publicly accessible rare books and manuscripts in Canada. Among the collection's items are the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493), Shakespeare's First Folio (1623), Newton's Principia (1687), and Darwin's proof copy (with annotations) of On the Origin of Species (1859).Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

Many texts/collections generously sponsored by Microsoft, University of Toronto Libraries, Ontario Council of University Libraries and many others.

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collections 1
texts 480,658
TOPIC
Newspapers 15,312
British Columbia 15,284
Catholic Church 8,316
Bible 4,462
Medicine 3,150
Église catholique 3,071
Education 3,003
Agriculture 2,844
Church of England 2,713
World War, 1914-1918 2,395
Indians of North America 2,030
McGill University Library Digitized Title 2,023
Railroads 1,812
Operas 1,670
Law 1,600
Chemins de fer 1,500
Science 1,489
Art 1,471
Theology 1,381
Mines and mineral resources 1,349
Canada 1,347
Indiens 1,301
Voting registers 1,150
Listes électorales 1,149
United Empire Loyalists 1,141
Economics 1,130
Genealogy 1,124
Jesus Christ 1,122
Bath, Ontario 1,075
Burleigh, Herbert Clarence 1,075
Eastern Ontario 1,075
French language 1,035
Macdonald Campus History 1,008
Sermons, English 996
Jesuits 993
Geology 979
Chapbooks 948
Statistics 942
Chapbooks -- Specimens. 940
English language 934
McGill Library's Chapbook Collection 926
Church history 906
Voyages and travels 906
College and school periodicals 893
French literature 890
Droit 876
Natural history 875
Jews 858
Schneid, Otto, 1929-1973 850
Geography 846
Français (Langue) 832
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 830
Surgery 824
Finance, Public 821
Music 805
Philosophy 804
Missions 796
Mathematics 775
Human Rights -- Ontario Law & Legislation 731
Ontario. Board of Inquiry Decisions 731
Ontario. Human Rights Commission 731
Ethics 724
History 722
Theater 709
Political science 706
Christianity 697
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 696
Botany 694
Religion 672
Géologie 663
Socialism 653
Christian life 644
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 641
Universities and colleges 627
Littérature française 626
Théâtre 625
Droit civil 612
Freemasons 609
Literature 608
Social sciences 603
Psychology 582
Elections 574
Voyages around the world 573
Conduct of life 558
Church and state 555
Voyages 553
Judaism 551
Engineering 548
Anglais (Langue) 538
Sermons 536
Statistiques 533
Theology, Doctrinal 529
Classical philology -- Periodicals 527
Macdonald College 526
Temperance 526
Macdonald College -- Periodicals. 524
Agriculture -- Periodicals. 521
Agriculture -- Périodiques. 521
German literature 508
Jésuites 508
Voyages autour du monde 503
Physics 498
Vancouver 498
Alberta—History 495
Council 495
Frontier and pioneer life—Alberta 495
meeting 495
reports 495
World history 494
Astronomy 487
College student newspapers and periodicals 487
Forests and forestry 487
Theater programs 487
Guerre mondiale, 1914-1918 484
Zoology 483
Éducation 474
Mineral industries 473
German language 471
Banks and banking 468
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 467
Concerts 465
Architecture 463
Art -- Periodicals 462
Almanacs, Canadian 445
History -- Periodicals 440
Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century 439
University of Toronto 439
Population 436
Ophthalmology 434
Universités 431
Arithmetic 427
Spanish literature 424
Sermons, Canadian (English) 423
Sermons canadiens-anglais 422
Census districts 418
Tempérance 418
Districts de recensement 417
Finances publiques 415
Latin language 410
Women 410
Pharmacy 403
College student newspapers and periodicals -- Québec (Province) -- Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue. 401
Italian literature 400
English literature 397
Painting 390
Canadian poetry (English), CIHM 389
Poésie canadienne-anglaise, ICMH 389
Élections 389
Arabic language 385
Tariff 381
Médecine 380
Coal mines and mining 378
Ballets 375
Philosophy -- Periodicals 374
Law reports, digests, etc 373
Logic 373
Canadian fiction (English), CIHM 371
Children 370
Hunting 370
Chemistry 369
Commerce 369
Sciences naturelles 369
History, Ancient 368
Census 1981 367
Canadian Pacific Railway Company 366
Roman canadien-anglais, ICMH 366
Census 1971 363
Manuscripts 363
Église 363
Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804 361
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint 361
Recensement 1971 360
Recensement 1981 360
Eglise catholique 359
Indiens d'Amérique 355
Paleontology 352
Almanachs canadiens 349
Bibliography -- Periodicals 349
Birds 349
Labor and laboring classes 347
Presbyterian Church 347
Ethnology 345
Géographie 345
Aesthetics 341
Vie chrétienne 336
Jurisprudence 333
Session laws 333
Apologetics 331
Social sciences -- Periodicals 331
Natural gas 330
English literature -- History and criticism 325
Great Britain. Army 324
Reformation 323
Swimming 323
Obstetrics 322
Great Britain -- History 321
Mines et ressources minières 314
Technology 313
Teaching 312
cbk 311
LANGUAGE
english 277,040
french 103,295
german 34,002
italian 13,332
spanish 9,557
latin 7,430
portuguese 3,637
russian 2,600
chinese 2,503
japanese 2,473
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( 2 reviews )
Topic: English language
PIMS - University of Toronto
by Heiric, of Auxerre, ca. 841-ca. 876
240,742
7
1
Internet Archive's 2 millionth Text Scanned Handwritten in Latin by a number of scribes in a script inspired by the court of Charlemagne, this rare and beautiful treasure from the first millennium of Christianity, is one of the gems in the renowned collection of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies. The Institute is dedicated to transmitting the inheritance of the Middle Ages to new generations; to deepening our understanding of the life and ideals of Western culture in the time of...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Homiliaries, rdmiller, pasta123, pasta1, Sermons, Latin
Once attributed to Girolamo Spinelli; now believed to be the work of Galilei. Cf. Drake, Stillman. Galileo against the philosophers Galileo, a major progenitor of the Scientific Revolution was also a martyr of the new science. His career can be viewed as a series of controversies, beginning with his earliest published work on the ‘new star’ of 1604, written when he was already 40. He then moved on to the proportional compass, the telescopic discoveries of 1610, the ‘bodies in water’ and...
( 3 reviews )
Topics: Lorenzini, Antonio, fl. 1606, Stars, New, Astronomy
Canadian Libraries
by St. Augustine
124,651
11
3
A native of France, Nicolas Jenson was one of the most important printers operating in Venice in the fifteenth century. Between c.1470 and 1480, Jenson produced around 150 books including the 1475 printing of St. Augustine's "De Civitate Dei" or "The City of God." The quality of Jenson's books influenced greatly the revival of fine printing in Britain in the nineteenth century. The great British typographer Stanley Morison (1889-1967) once said that Jenson produced "the...
( 3 reviews )
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ives, Herbert Eugene, 1882-1953
124,494
5
0
52
Topic: Aerial photography
Mauri is probably a pseudonym. Variously attributed to Marco Mauro, or Galileo Galilei. Cf. Melzi; Drake, Stillman. Galileo against the philosophers
Topics: Colombe, Lodovico delle, fl. 1612, Stars, New, Astronomy
Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
112,767
3
0
Includes index
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
11
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
79,339
2
0
26
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Bridgman, George Brant, 1864-1943
77,751
28
3
Includes index
( 3 reviews )
Topic: Anatomy, Artistic
Canadian Libraries
70,179
6
0
Topic: Confectionery
Canadian Libraries
by Pemberton, Henry, 1694-1771
70,066
6
2
( 2 reviews )
Topic: Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Service, Robert W. (Robert William), 1874-1958
69,139
2
0
Internet Archive Canada's 200,000 Digitized Text Poems was the first publication of author Robert W. Service and became instantly popular when it was published in 1907. There were 10 Canadian printings in that first year of publication, totaling 12,750 copies. The collection includes “ The Shooting of Dan McGrew” and “ The Cremation of Sam McGee”. Which have become classics taught in literature classes, recited widely, referenced in films and music such as the 1949 song...
Superseded by Royal Historical Society. Publications. Camden third series
10
Topics: Botany -- Great Britain, Wild flowers -- Great Britain Identification
Canadian Libraries
65,853
24
1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: T. Eaton Co, Commercial catalogs
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912
59,936
5
2
26
( 2 reviews )
Canadian Libraries
by Rice Lewis & Son
55,126
11
1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Rice Lewis & Son, Commercial catalogs, Bicycles -- Equipment and supplies Catalogs, Sporting...
The Katchewanooka Herald is a handwritten newspaper created by agricultural students on Colonel Samuel Strickland's farm (the Agricultural College) during the mid-1800's. An article found in the February 15th, 1858 issue implies that the first volume covers the issues beginning April 14, 1856 and ending February 15, 1858. However, there are issues dated 1855. The words "Volume IInd" [Volume Two] are found in large script for the first time on the issue dated March 1st, 1858. This...
Brock University
by Woodworth, Samuel, 1784-1842
53,388
0
0
"Being a faithful record of the transactions of the war between the United States of America and their territories, and the United kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the dependencies thereof; declared on the eighteenth day of June, 1812."
This item contains undated cartoons related to-- The Katchewanooka Herald is a handwritten newspaper created by agricultural students on Colonel Samuel Strickland's farm (the Agricultural College) during the mid-1800's. An article found in the February 15th, 1858 issue implies that the first volume covers the issues beginning April 14, 1856 and ending February 15, 1858. However, there are issues dated 1855. The words "Volume IInd" [Volume Two] are found in large script for the first...
Issue no. 2
Topic: Song-books
Vol. 1. The sun, planets, and comets.- Vol. 2. Instruments and practical astronomy.- Vol. 3. The starry heavens
Topic: Astronomy
26
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Military art and science -- Early works to 1800
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Abbott, Edwin Abbott, 1838-1926
47,892
12
3
31
( 3 reviews )
Canadian Libraries
by Atkinson, George Scott, 1899-
46,339
3
2
This book currently has no description
( 2 reviews )
Topics: Atkinson, George Scott, 1899-, World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321
44,603
3
0
31
Topic: Voyages and travels
26
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Love
E.J. Pratt Library
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
31,787
0
0
35 48
Emmanuel College Library, Victoria University
by Schopenhauer, Arthur, 1788-1860
29,543
6
0
Vol. 1
La clavicula de Salomón -- Invocaciones, pactos y exorcismos -- El dragón rojo y la cabra infernal -- La gallina negra, escuela de sortilegios -- El gran grimorio o el pacto de sangre ; Candela Mágica para descubrir encantamientos -- Recopilación de la magia caldea y egipcia, filtros, encantamientos, hechicerías y sortilegios
Topics: Occultism, Witchcraft
26
Topic: Latin language -- Dictionaries
14
( 2 reviews )
Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
26,344
9
3
With: Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus / by the author of The last man, Perkin Warbeck, &c. &c. London : H. Colburn and R. Bentley, 1831
( 3 reviews )
( 1 reviews )
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Melville, Herman, 1819-1891
24,554
3
0
26
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius
23,473
4
0
26 52
Topics: Oratory, Rhetoric, Ancient
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Gentry -- Ireland, Heraldry -- Ireland
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Burton, William, 1863-
22,925
4
0
26
Topic: Pottery -- Marks
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Satow, Ernest Mason, Sir, 1843-1929
22,573
2
1
26 29 37
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Japanese language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Japanese
26
Topics: Spanish language, English language
26
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mahabharata, Puranas -- Dictionaries
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
21,985
11
0
Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
22
( 3 reviews )
Topic: Saxophone -- Methods
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881
21,770
2
1
31
( 1 reviews )
Canadian Libraries
by Might Directories Ltd
21,572
3
0
Topic: Toronto (Ont.) -- Directories
14
Topic: Sexual perversion
26
Topics: United States -- Genealogy, England -- Emigration and immigration, United States -- Biography,...
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
( 1 reviews )
14
Topics: Boiling-points, Melting-points
26
Topics: French language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries French
Works used in the preparation of this dictionary: p. [lxxvii]-xcvi
( 2 reviews )
Topic: Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic Dictionaries
Bibliography: p. xli-xliv
26
( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language -- Synonyms and antonyms
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Yates, William, 1792-1845
20,422
1
1
26
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Urdu language -- Dictionaries English
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Nesfield, John Collinson
20,194
2
1
Part I. Parsing and analysis.- Part II. Composition: Force and propriety of diction.- Part III. Enlargement of vocabulary: Figures of speech.- Part IV. Prose and poetry.- Part V. History of the language
( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language -- Composition, English language -- Grammar
E.J. Pratt Library
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
20,128
0
0
1st ed. published 1818
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
20,018
2
0
31
26
Topic: Spanish language -- Idioms
26
Topics: Knights and knighthood, Nobility -- Great Britain, Orders of knighthood and chivalry
26
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Canada. Army. Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919, World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Guptill, Arthur Leighton, 1891-1956
19,769
23
2
26
( 2 reviews )
Topics: Pencil drawing, Drawing -- Study and teaching, Architectural drawing
26
( 2 reviews )
Topics: Sanskrit language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Sanskrit
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Fletcher, Banister, 1833-1899
19,584
6
1
26
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Architecture -- History
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529
19,491
2
0
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Courts and courtiers, Courtesy
14 26
Topic: Sanskrit language -- Dictionaries English
14
Topics: English language -- Dictionaries French, French language -- Dictionaries English, Medicine -- French
35
Topic: English language -- Compound words
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Robinson, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1861-1925
18,917
1
0
26
Topics: Hausa language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Hausa
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
18,675
7
0
26
22
Topic: Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
Canadian Libraries
by Might Directories Ltd
18,303
2
0
Topic: Ottawa (Ont.) -- Directories
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936
18,219
0
0
26
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Clédat, Léon, 1851-1930
18,205
1
0
26
Topic: French language -- Dictionaries